Nightlife in Harrison

$5 for $9 Worth of Cocktails — Barú Lounge

Barú Lounge

North Ironbound

Barú Lounge’s delicious recipe for a Red Devil: vodka, peach schnapps, Southern Comfort peach liqueur, sloe gin, triple sec, orange juice

$9 $5

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"Stand-Up Comedy: The Laugh Tour" at Art House Productions (Up to 55% Off)

Stand-Up Comedy: The Laugh Tour

Art House Productions

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Monthly showcases featuring comics seen on television and at major comedy festivals

$20 $9

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Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

The Murder Mystery Company

Sanai's

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

$60 $29

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One, Five, or 10 Groupons, Each Good for a Movie Ticket and Popcorn at Hudson Mall Cinemas (57% Off)

Hudson Mall Cinemas

Hackensack River Waterfront

Movie theater hosting first-run comedies, dramas, and blockbusters as well as Bollywood films

$14 $6

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Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Festival Package at Meadowlands Expo Center on July 10–12 (Up to 43% Off)

Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Festival

The Meadowlands Exposition Center

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LEGO-lovers gather to participate in interactive building activities, exercising their creativity and witnessing huge creations

$47 $27

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Movie, Popcorn, and Sodas at Maplewood Theatre (Up to 53% Off). Four Options Available.

Maplewood Theater

Maplewood

Groups of two of four enter under an old-fashioned marquee to watch first-run movies as they nosh on popcorn and enjoy sodas

$40 $19

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"Brian Dykstra Selling Out" at The Playroom Theater, January 27–March 3 (Up to 46% Off)

"Brian Dykstra Selling Out"

The Playroom Theater

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Actor, playwright, and Def Poetry Jam alum Brian Dykstra tackles money and power in a comedically provocative one-man show

$35 $19

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"Selling A Home In NYC: What Every Seller Needs To Know"Presented by Cooper & Cooper Real Estate on Tuesday, February 17 (Up to 62% Off)

Cooper & Cooper Real Estate presents "Selling A Home In NYC: What Every Seller Needs To Know"

Intercontinental Hotel

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Two experienced financial and real-estate experts help potential sellers learn about marketing property in New York City

$50 $19

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Dave Gorman at SubCulture, January 20–31 (Up to 53% Off)

Dave Gorman

SubCulture

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British comic blends standup and solo performance in an acclaimed multimedia show

$38.50 $18

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"Chicago" at Ambassador Theatre Through March 1 (Up to 39% Off)

"Chicago"

Ambassador Theatre

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Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles, TV’s John O’Hurley, and Broadway veterans sizzle their way through the acclaimed musical about power and crime

$49.50 $39

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"STOMP" at Orpheum Theatre on January 6–February 8 (Up to 44% Off)

"Stomp"

ORPHEUM THEATRE

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Rotating cast of witty percussionists pounds out beats on household instruments during this award-winning international show

$87.30 $49

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ANNE ROU[GE]MANOFF at NYIT Auditorium on Saturday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

ANNE ROU[GE]MANOFF

NYIT Auditorium

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The French comedienne brings her latest show to the US and aims her razor-sharp wit directly at current events

$31.99 $16

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$149 for a Valentine's Day Luxe Hamptons Wine Country Tour for Two with Live Music from Hampton Luxury Liner ($370 Value)

Hampton Luxury Liner

Multiple Locations

Travel to three Long Island wineries for tastings and live jazz, rock, or blues aboard motorcoaches with reclining leather seats and WiFi

$370 $149

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"Havana Rakatan" at New York City Center, Live Cuban Dance and Music, February 18-22 (Up to 33% Off)

"Havana Rakatan"

New York City Center

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Energetic dancers and onstage musicians highlight the roots of Cuban music and dance, from Spanish culture to African faiths to jazz

$73.50 $49

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"Drunk Shakespeare" at The Lounge, January 28–February 19 (Up to 52% Off)

"Drunk Shakespeare"

Roy Arias Theater

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The show that TimeOut New York calls a “live-action Drunk History” always starts the same way: one cast member downs shots of whiskey

$58 $29

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"The Fantasticks" at Snapple Theater Center Through March 31 (Up to 56% Off)

"The Fantasticks"

Snapple Theater

The world’s longest-running musical tells a story of young love, feuding families, and a mysterious man

$83.50 $37

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Dueling Pianos at Bar Nine Between December 31–February 28 (Up to 38% Off)

Bar 9

Clinton

Returning from Vegas’s New York-New York Hotel & Casino, high-voltage pianists trade banter & dive into songs requested by the audience

$40 $25

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Up to 43% Off Broadway's "On the Town" through Feb. 28

"On the Town"

Lyric Theatre

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“New York Times”–praised production of Leonard Bernstein musical follows sailors’ search for love while on shore leave

$37

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Paul Taylor's American Modern Dance at David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on March 11–29 (Up to 44% Off)

Paul Taylor Dance Company

David Koch Theatre

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Company’s fourth season at Lincoln Center showcases a diverse repertoire by the last living member of the American modern dance pantheon

$63 $43

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Bachelorette Party Package at "Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man" Through March 31 (Up to 35% Off)

"Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man"

The 777 Theatre

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Romantic comedy with benefits dishes advice for straight women and is hailed as “uproariously funny” and “saucy!”

$76.90 $55

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Riverside Symphony at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (Up to 50% Off)

Riverside Symphony

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - Alice Tully Hall

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Award-winning guest artists from all over the world join the orchestra for a season of modern and classical symphonic pieces

$47 $24

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Festival Chamber Music Concert at Weill Hall in Carnegie Hall (Up to 50% Off)

Festival Chamber Music

Carnegie Hall

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Five diverse programs for intimate groupings of strings, woodwinds, and keys, including a guest appearance from the Chicago Harp Quartet

$40 $20

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Standup for Two or Four at Stand Up NY Through May 30 (Up to 81% Off)

Stand Up NY

Upper West Side

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Neighborhood institution hosts comedians seen on HBO, Comedy Central, and BET

$66 $15

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Cabaret Night for Two or Four with Drinks and Dessert at Metropolitan Room (Up to 59% Off)

Metropolitan Room

Flatiron District

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Intimate concert venue voted Best Cabaret in 2008 byNew York magazine offers late-night bites with live jazz and comedy

$79 $35

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One or Two Pitchers of Beer and Orders of Chips and Salsa at Pioneers Bar (Up to 53% Off)

Pioneers Bar

Chelsea

Cheery bar welcomes guests with inviting wooden interior and plush leather seating, plying visitors with craft beer and hot sandwiches

$31 $15

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Show and Drinks for Two, or Show Only for Two, Three, or Four at Tribeca Comedy Lounge (Up to 94% Off)

Tribeca Comedy Lounge

Tribeca

Comedy club directs spotlight toward renowned comics who have appeared on Letterman and Comedy Central during schedule of sidesplitting acts

$50 $4

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$22 for $40 Worth of Speed Dating — TMF DATE CORP

Tmf Date Corp

Greenwich Village

Speed dating is a fun, interactive way to meet up to 20 singles in one evening.

$40 $22

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Brazilian Dinner and Dancing for Two or Four at S.O.B.'s (Sounds of Brazil) (Up to 65% Off)

S.O.B.'s ( Sounds of Brazil )

SoHo

Salsa on Friday evening and samba on Saturday evening at an intimate dinner club

$170 $65

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Standup Comedy for Two, Four, or Six, Plus Tickets to Future Shows at New York Comedy Club (Up to 96% Off)

New York Comedy Club

New York Comedy Club

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Every night hosts standup or themed events such as Paid or Pain, where audiences decide if comedians are rewarded or punished

$150 $9

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Beer, Wine, and Tapas at Shervin’s Cafe (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Shervin's Cafe

East Village

East Village wine bar pairs local microbrews, German rieslings, and Ethiopian espresso with tapas such as salami-filled crepes

$30 $15

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$29 for a Dinner with Two Entrees and One Bottle of Wine at 1742 Wine Bar ($80.90 Value)

1742 Wine Bar

Upper East Side

Start meals off with a chosen bottle of wine, paired with entrees such as potato gnocchi in a vodka sauce of pizza with taco-themed toppings

$80.90 $29

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"Dead Sexy Burlesque" Admission and Drinks for One, Two, or Four at Times Scare NYC (Up to 55% Off)

"Dead Sexy Burlesque"

Times Scare NYC

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Neo-burlesque performers put on titillating performances themed around monsters, zombies, and death

$40 $20

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Date-Night Package for Two or Four at DTUT (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

DTUT

New York

Pairs dine on s’mores platters and sip wine for a romantic date night

$32 $16

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$134 for a Winemaking Class for One at Make Wine With Us ($300 Value)

Make Wine With Us

Wallington

American Wine Society–certified judges help participants crush, press, rack, and bottle their own wines during three hands-on sessions

$300 $134

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"50 Shades! The Musical Parody" at The Elektra Theatre on January 13–31 (Up to 55% Off)

"50 Shades! The Musical Parody"

The Elektra Theater

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Parody of the bestselling “Fifty Shades of Grey” with original songs by a live band, hilarious dialogue, and dance numbers

$86 $49

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"A Hard Rain" at Theater for the New City on January 24 or 25 (Up to 100% Off)

"A Hard Rain"

Theatre For the New City

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Poignant and witty drama explores the events leading up to the 1969 Stonewall riots and the birth of the modern gay liberation movement

$25 $15

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Local Grooves Featuring The Cringe, Ten Ton Mojo, & More at Irving Plaza on February 5 at 8 p.m. (Up to 67% Off)

Local Grooves

Irving Plaza

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Four New York–based blues, rock, and metal acts unfurl crunchy riffs in a miniature festival of regional talent

$10 $4.99

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American Symphony Orchestra's "Mona Lisa" at Carnegie Hall on Friday, February 20, at 8 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

American Symphony Orchestra

Carnegie Hall

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Schillings’ dramatic opera reveals the fictional backstory for Mona Lisa’s smile, one that involves a love triangle and a string of pearls

$32.25 $16

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"702 Punchlines and Pregnant: The Jackie Mason Musical" at St. Luke's Theatre Through May 1 (Up to 65% Off)

"702 Punchlines & Pregnant: The Jackie Mason Musical"

St. Luke's Theatre

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Jackie Mason’s daughter stars in a comic musical about her parents’ affair, her birth, and the subsequent paternity suit

$59.50 $21

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"MAMMA MIA!" on Broadway with Select Perfomances Through March 15 (Up to 39% Off). Offer Powered by TelechargeOffers.com.

"Mamma Mia!"

Broadhurst Theatre

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The tale of a young woman searching for her father is driven by numerous ABBA hits, including “Dancing Queen” and “Take a Chance on Me”

$70 $49

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"Bayside! The Musical!" with Optional T-Shirt at Theatre 80 on January 16–31 (Up to 58% Off)

"Bayside! The Musical!"

Theatre 80

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An energetic cast delivers a raunchy send-up of the popular ’90s high-school sitcom “Saved By The Bell”

$39 $19

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Watch Magicienne Belinda Sinclair Perform in a Private Conjuring Room

Interactive Magic Performance

Clinton

Magicienne Belinda Sinclair performs elegant sleight of hand and mind to inspire her audiences with awe

$150 $65

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"You Can't Take It With You" on Broadway Starring James Earl Jones, January 29–February 8 (Up to 32% Off)

"You Can't Take It With You"

Longacre Theatre

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James Earl Jones is the snake-collecting patriarch of a devil-may-care family in this Pulitzer Prize-winning farce also starring Rose Byrne

$45.50 $31

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"The Awesome 80s Prom" at 42West on Saturday, February 21, at 8 p.m. (Up to 46% Off) 

The Awesome 80s Prom

42West

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Audience members interact with a cast of characters based on ’80s movies while partying to a soundtrack of New Wave hits

$55.98 $30

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Murder Mystery Show and Meal at Broadway Comedy Club on January 21–February 28 (Up to 70% Off)

"Eclipsed"

Broadway Comedy Club

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A night of noble revelry, charity auctions, and masquerade ends in blood during this comedic murder mystery

$105 $32

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Broadway Revue, Concert, or Cabaret Performance at 54 Below Through February 28 (Up to 46% Off)

54 Below

54 Below

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Broadway and cabaret icons such as “queen of American caberet” Ann Hampton Callaway take the stage for solo shows and musical revues

$35 $19

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"Perfect Crime" at Snapple Theater Through March 31, 2015 (Up to $ Off)

"Perfect Crime"

Snapple Theater

The city’s longest-running play details the mysterious circumstances surrounding the murder of a wealthy Connecticut man

$68.25 $30

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The Theatre Project Presents "Twelfth Night" for One or Two on February 13–March 7 (Up to 50% Off)

"Twelfth Night"

Players Theatre

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A tale of twins separated during a shipwreck who get caught in a comedic web of mistaken identity, spurned love, and cross-dressing squires

$45 $25

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Music at the Institute Concert Series on December 6, January 18, February 7, March 7, or April 4 (Up to 40% Off)

Music at the Institute Concert Series

Ukrainian Institute of America

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Each show is preceded by a pre-concert talk

$30 $18

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Standup Comedy Workshop with Comedian Buddy Flip, Plus Tickets to a Standup Show (Up to 81% Off)

Stand-Up Comedy Workshop from Buddy Flip Plus Comedy Show

Geenwich Village Comedy Club

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Standup veteran who has appeared on Comedy Central and MTV teaches joke writing, set-ups, and timing during a five-hour workshop

$310 $59

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Two Appetizers and Two Drinks or Three Appetizers and Four Drinks for Two at BJ's Soulful Social Club (Up to 54% Off)

BJ's Soulful Social Club

New York

Laid-back social club plies guests with cocktails and pub grub

$36 $18

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Hookah and Drinks for Two or Four at Alembi Cafe (Up to 53% Off)

Alembi Cafe

Ditmars Steinway

Relax in a private booth while enjoying fruity and savory hookah flavors alongside a cold or hot drink

$74 $35

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Champagne Flights and Appetizers for Two, or Bottle with Apps and Desserts at The Bubble Lounge (Up to 50% Off)

The Bubble Lounge

Tribeca

Elegant champagne lounge uncorks more than 300 champagnes and sparkling wines, served with shareable hors d’oeuvres

$120 $60

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Up to 50% Off Stand-up Show — Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club

Clinton

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Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$20 $10

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Standup Show for Two, Three, or Four at Dangerfield’s Comedy Club (Up to 93% Off)

Dangerfield's Comedy Club

Dangerfield's Comedy Club

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Comedy club hosts the cream of the gut-busting crop, with nationally recognized comedians taking the stage each night

$40 $4

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$19 for $35 Worth of Pool, Ping-Pong, Cocktails, and More at Eastside Billiards & Bar

Eastside Billiards & Bar

New York

Savor cocktails during rounds of ping-pong or billiards at a pool hall with more than 15 Brunswick Gold Crown III tables

$35 $19

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Champagne Tasting for Two, Four, or Six at The Champagne Sommelier (Up to 47% Off)

The Champagne Sommelier

New York

A champagne connoisseur with 10 years of experience shares varieties of the sparkling wine with tasters

$164 $99

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Monday Night Magic at The Players Theatre (Up to 44% Off)

Monday Night Magic

The Players Theatre

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Accomplished illusionists and performers delight audiences with sleight of hand, mentalism, and comedy

$69.50 $39

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Private Karaoke and Food for 4, 6, 10, or 20 at 5 Bar Karaoke (Up to 58% Off). Eight Options Available.

5 Bar Karaoke

Koreatown

For two hours, groups of up to 20 can showcase their personal takes on the latest tunes in black-lit private karaoke rooms

$80 $45

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Two or Four Draft Beers and Specialty Burgers at Wicked Willy's (Up to 55% Off)

Wicked Willy's

Greenwich Village

Specialty burgers such as Cajun variety paired with draft beers

$39 $18

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$20 for $40 Worth of European Tapas and Wine for Two at Wine Bar

Wine Bar

Bowery

100+ different bottles of wine line the walls of the intimate, Zagat-rated café serving French, Spanish, and Italian tapas

$40 $19

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Wine Aerating and Tasting For 2, 4, or 6 at Balic of Clinton (Up to 61% Off)

Balic of Clinton

Clinton

Sip samples of white and red wines while enhancing the taste with the art of wine aerating

$58 $24

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Comedy Show for Two or Four with Wings or Mozzarella Sticks at The Comedy Cove At Scotty's (Up to 57% Off)

The Comedy Cove at Scotty's

Springfield

Comedy club with an outdoor tiki bar hosts weekly shows, including sets from pros featured on Last Comic Standing and The Tonight Show

$48.95 $24

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Horror-Themed Dinner for Two or Four at Jekyll and Hyde Restaurant and Bar (Up to 51% Off)

Jekyll and Hyde Restaurant and Bar

West Village

Horror-themed tavern features classic burgers, pasta, and pub fare served by a staff of costumed actors; animatronic monsters line the walls

$106.85 $57

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2 Hours of Karaoke for Up to 4, 6, or 10 People at Stage Karaoke Lounge (Up to 56% Off). Six Options Available.

Stage Karaoke Lounge

Koreatown

Pile your friends into a private room where you control the song list all night

$80 $40

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Standup and Drinks for Two at Laughing Devil Comedy Club (Up to 70% Off)

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

Hunters Point

Queens club stocks each show with three to six standups from TV, film, and the local comedy scene

$50 $15

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"Princess Particular," "Pirate Pete's Parrot," or "Katz'n'Dogz" for an Adult and Child or Acting Classes (Up to 64% Off)

"Princess Particular," "Pirate Pete's Parrot," or "Katz'n'Dogz"

The Secret Theatre

Audience interaction, musical numbers, and crazy characters ignite kids’ imaginations; classes develop improv and monologue skills

$29.34 $15

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Bleep! Standup Show for One, Two, or Four at 8 p.m. at the Laughing Devil Comedy Club (Up to 58% Off)

Ashley Strand presents Bleep!

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

Some of New York City’s edgiest comedians perform uncensored material during unadulterated standup event

$15 $7

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Appetizers, Beer, and Pool for Two or Four at Break Bar & Billiards (50% Off)

Break Bar & Billiards

Astoria

Sports bar features 18 beers on top, a full-service kitchen, 15 true HD big-screen TVs, and games such as billiards and table tennis

$40 $20

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Wine-Tasting Class for One or Two at The Wine List of Summit (Up to 62% Off)

The Wine List of Summit

Summit

Learn about four types of wines from a certified sommelier while sipping samples and snacking on cheese and crackers

$90 $39

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Pub Food and Drinks at Lucky Dublin (Up to 67% Off). Two Options Available.

Lucky Dublin

Carteret

Shepherd's pie, stout beer cheddar soup, burgers, and other Irish and American entrees

$30 $11

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"Sid the Science Kid" at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts on February 8 at 2 p.m. (Up to 43% Off)

"Jim Henson’s Sid the Science Kid Live!"

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post

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Sid seeks out a mysterious sixth sense in the live version of the popular PBS show, brought to life by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop

$21.15 $12

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Brooklyn Night Bazaar with Food, Beer or Wine, and Games for Two or Four (Up to 48% Off)

Brooklyn Night Bazaar

Brooklyn

Indoor festival inspired by Asian street markets hosts independent artists, musicians, chefs, vendors, and more

$62 $39

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Appetizers, Burgers, and Craft Beer at Croxley Ale House (Up to 52% Off). Four Options Available.

Croxley Ale House

Brooklyn

Choose from almost 50 beers on tap, appetizers ranging from bavarian pretzels to Brooklyn nachos, and an array of burgers

$55.85 $27

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Steak-House Food and Drinks at Esquire Lounge (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Esquire Lounge

Brooklyn

Sleek, modern lounge serves craft cocktails and bar appetizers, along with entrees and desserts

$50 $25

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$8 for $15 Toward International Food and Hookah at La Boheme Lounge

La Boheme Lounge

Gravesend

DJs blast ambient lounge and house music across two floors while groups share hookah and casual, internationally inspired meals

$15 $8

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Hookah, Finger Foods, and Drinks at Fire Lounge Hookah Bar and Cafe (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Fire Lounge Hookah Bar and Cafe

Gowanus

Practice your smoke rings, snack on finger foods, and sip refreshing drinks at a hookah bar with an open backyard, TV, and free WiFi

$80 $40

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"Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody" at Bergen Performing Arts Center on January 29 at 8 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

"Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody"

Bergen Performing Arts Center

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Live-action comedy takes a stab at the bestselling adult novel and pop culture phenomenon Fifty Shades of Grey

$35.20 $18

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Bar Food and Drinks at Play Sports Bar (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Play Sports Bar

Annadale

Sports bar with walls of televisions, nightly events, burgers and wings, and more than 100 different beers

$25 $12

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Plumes of fragrant steam swirl above bowls as waiters deliver hefty portions of paella to red-linen-topped tables inside Vivo Tapas Lounge. In the paella, clamshells, shrimp, mussel shells, and pearly scallops pop amid a heap of golden saffron rice. The eatery’s paella complements a list of hot and cold tapas, all of which exemplify the restaurant's Zagat rating of very good to excellent food. On small tapas plates, chefs arrange tiny patties of spanish tuna or mushrooms stuffed with onions, bacon, pine nuts, and mozzarella cheese. After meals, the crowd can get to their feet and dance the night away amid colorful beams of light and exposed-brick walls. Sheer curtains cordon off private seating with tufted, high-backed banquettes for VIP parties and laid-back tax audits.

167 Ferry St
Newark,
NJ
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Backed by the 60-piece human melody machine of the Johann Strauss Orchestra, conductor and violinist André Rieu enchants audiences with an evening of swooning in their seats and dancing in the aisles. A violinist since the age of 5, André radiates his lifelong love of classical music to the audience with celebratory renditions of beloved pieces. As Rieu interacts with the audience, the air fills with kaleidoscopic balloons, lilting tenors and sopranos, and special surprises, which may include a John Philip Sousa séance or an explosion of confetti fired from the tubas.

165 Mulberry St.
Newark,
NJ
US

Like other Mediterranean cuisines, Portuguese fare incorporates aromatic doses of olive oil, garlic, onions, and wine. But unique to this cuisine is its intercontinental flair; you'll find rice from Asia, hot peppers from Africa, and cinnamon, cloves, and ginger from India, all influenced by the Portuguese colonies once spread across the globe. PortuCale Restaurant & Bar brings all this together in a festive and welcoming space. The seafood-heavy menu features six variations on shrimp, a lobster, clam, and scallop entree doused in the chef's secret hot sauce, and tilapia and salmon filets rubbed in zesty lemon sauces. Specialty meat dishes such as braised Portuguese steak topped with an egg and pork loins with mushrooms, clams, and Spanish potatoes add a robust, meaty element to the proceedings. And dishes like mac and cheese and chicken fingers keep kids from getting cranky and eating their homework.

The space is festive and distinctly Mediterranean?think dark-finished wood furnishings set against light exposed brick. Bartenders make pitchers of Sangria, stock wines from Portugal and Spain, and keep 20-year-old Porto wines on hand. They also sell fine cigars that guests can bring to the outdoor patio?itself a draw for its castle-like stone walls, waterfalls, and faux-moat?and take puffs from between sips of single-malt whisky and cognac from the bar.

129 Elm St
Newark,
NJ
US

The aromas of wings slathered in pomegranate sauce and homemade fettuccini alfredo just emerging from the kitchen fills the air inside Brick City Bar and Grill. Diners settle in to "half-moon booths" and peer over at the "plasma screens behind the granite bar" described by NJ.com. A wall of water enclosed in glass separates the restaurant and bar, where red lighting on the ceiling illuminates hardwood floors, wooden tables, and exposed brick walls below. Twenty draft beers fill glasses, while screens above let guests keep up with sports and the latest changes in coaches' hairstyles. A classic rock soundtrack energizes the room until midnight Sunday–Wednesday and 1 a.m. Thursday–Saturday.

35 Edison Pl
Newark,
NJ
US

Recently opened after a complete renovation, CityPlex12 Newark fills its 12 screens with a schedule of first-run Hollywood hits. High-backed rocker chairs make up the stadium seating, while 4K digital projection allows audiences to see each and every molecule that form their favorite star’s face. The centerpiece of the complex is its Shaq*DX theater, equipped with a towering 47-foot screen and Dolby Digital 7.1 surround sound.

360-394 Springfield Ave.
Newark,
NJ
US

Did you know that, on average, 88% of the seats in a movie theater remain empty during a showing? According to the New York Times, this phenomenon really surprised Sean Wycliffe a few years back when he went to see the Oscar-winning film The King's Speech and shared the theater with only two other audience members. With all the focus on online video services, Sean realized movie theaters were being overlooked, and came up with a concept that could help movie houses fill their empty seats.

His brainchild became Dealflicks, a website that offers customers discounted tickets (sometimes with popcorn or soda) for same-day showings. Customers shop a selection of deals, each of which is specific to a particular film, theater, and showtime, and upon purchase, receive an email voucher they present at the theater's ticket counter. Dealflicks is partnered with theaters around the country, particularly independent and neighborhood venues, such as the treehouse of the enterprising kid down the street.

838 Kearny Avenue
Kearny,
NJ
US